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Charter of Rights and Freedoms

A Canadian should identify the areas of the Canadian charter of rights and freedoms. One of the right and freedoms is Gaurantee of Rights and freedoms it means that they cant take it away it is a law. Another one is fundamental freedoms which allows freedom of conscience, Freedom of Religion, freedom of thought, Freedom of belief, and freedom of association. Every citizen of Canada hs the right to vote in an election of members of the House of commans or of a legislative assemby and to be qualified for membership this is called Democratic Rights.Mobility Rights every citizen of Canada has the right to enter, remain in and leave Canada. Every Citizen of Canada and every person who has the status of a permanent resident of Canada has the right to move to and take up residence in any Province to pursue the gaining of livelihood in any Province. In Legal Rights everyone has the right to life, liberty and security of the person and the right not to be deprived. Everyone has the right to be secure against unreasonable search.Everyone Has the right not to be arbitrarily detained or imprisoned and also has the right on arrest or detention.Equality Rights, Every individual is equal before and under the law and has the right to the equal protection and equal benefit of the law without discrimination and, in particular, without discrimation based on race, national or ethnic origin, colour, religion, sex age or mental or physical disability. Enforcement, anyone whose rights or freedoms, as guaranteed by this charter, have been infringed or denied may apply to a court of competent jurisdiction to obtain such remedy as the court considers approriate and just in the circumstances. General, the guarantee in this charter of certain rights and freedoms shall not be contrued so as to abrogate or derogate from any aboriginal, treaty or other rights or freedoms that certain to the aboriginal people of Canada Including any rights or freedoms that have been recognized by the royal proclamtion.Any rights or freedoms that maybe acquired by the aboriginals peoples of Canada by way of land claims settlement. The Application of Charter, this charter applies to the parliament and government of Canada in respect of all matters within the authority of Parliament including all matters relating to the Yukon Territory and Northwest Territories and to the legislature and government of each province in respect of all matters within the authority of the legislature of each province. A citizen must know all of these Charter of rights and Freedoms.